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Berlin · Marketing


We’re looking for an enthusiastic and technically proficient Videographer to join our brand new video team. You’ll create a variety of masterful video content that entertains, compels and informs people about the SumUp product and mission.  

Possessing strong communication and organisational skills, you’ll also coordinate a team of external freelance videographers across our key European markets and act as their first point of contact. 

Flexible and able to seize the initiative, you’ll be ready to respond to the spontaneous video needs of the business, moving nimbly and without too much oversight.

If you’re a strong team player and passionate about growing a new department from its humble beginnings to its glorious destiny, we’d like to hear from you. 

What you’ll do

Together with the Video Lead, you’ll shape the scope and influence of this new team and help develop the SumUp brand through moving image. You can expect to be involved in:

  • Conceptual thinking: Working together to generate ideas for video content.

  • Planning and shooting a wide variety of video material, including but not limited to: Rough video layouts for TV spot ideas, authentic and entertaining merchant stories, engaging social media videos, new product launches, event coverage, Vlogs, ‘behind-the-scenes’, interviews and whatever else we decide to get involved in!  

  • Establishing processes and workflows to ensure a smooth-running production operation.

  • Identifying external videographer talent and coordinating them on projects.

  • Applying your technical expertise to all phases of production, foreseeing and managing challenges to free creativity.

  • Understanding the needs of the business, and applying strategic thought and planning to your shooting ideas.

  • Quickly grasping and interpreting creative briefs, demonstrating initiative and closing projects whilst respecting deadlines. 

  • Keeping informed about industry developments and honing your craft.

You’ll be great for this role if

  • You have an educational background in film and communications and/or a strong showreel of previous work.

  • You have strong experience as a self-shooting director, and are confident running productions by yourself.

  • You have professional technical camera skills,as well as a good aesthetic eye for shot composition and dressing the set. 

  • You can create great lighting and sound in a variety of locations.

  • You’re proficient in Premiere Pro and have good knowledge of video codecs.

  • You’re confident managing talent, conducting interviews and multi-tasking ‘on the go’ with a cool head. 

  • You appreciate how content needs to be adapted to fit with brand style and message.

  • You're excited to immerse yourself in our company culture and take full ownership of your projects.

  • You’re outgoing and positive, and able to build relationships quickly.

Please submit a reel of previous work alongside your application

Why you should join SumUp:

You’ll be a founding member of a new department and play a key role in its future development

Be part of the journey of a highly successful company experiencing massive growth, where the job is constantly evolving and you are in the creative driving seat.

Join a highly ambitious, diverse and international marketing team, eagerly awaiting your video assets!

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero. Those who have the courage to follow their passion and who have the strength and determination to realise their dreams.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we're creating powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their businesses. With a founder’s mentality and a 'team-first’ attitude, our diverse teams across Europe, South America and the United States work together to ensure that small business owners can be successful doing what they love. 

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.